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[movies]William Harvey and the circulation of the blood - Wellcome Library
An updated version of the 1928 film of the same title made by Sir Thomas Lewis and Sir Henry Dale, a film made for the Royal College of Physicians' commemoration of the 300th anniversary of the publication of William Harvey's book on the circulation of the blood. Introduced and narrated by Sir Henry Dale, it portrays the life and works of William Harvey (1578- 1657), with Dr. Len Goodwin, FRS, reading in Harvey's voice from the 1847 English translation of De Motu Cordis (1628)...
Keywords: Harvey, William, 1578-1657; Blood Circulation -- history; Cardiology -- history; Human physiology; Blood Circulation -- history; Cardiology -- history; Medicine
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[movies]William Harvey and the circulation of the blood - Wellcome Library
Abbreviated version of the 1971-72 film of the same title but preserving almost all the historical and experimental physiological content of the longer version. Described by Dr. W.F. Bynum (WIHM) as ...one of the best films ever produced on the history of medicine...highly recommended . 5 segments.
Keywords: Harvey, William, 1578-1657; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Human physiology; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Medicine
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[movies]William Harvey and the circulation of the blood - Wellcome Library
This is the first edition of one of the most notable films in the history of medical and scientific film (subsequent editions 1957, 1971-72, 1978), made to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the publication of Harvey's Exercitatio Anatomica de Motu Cardis et Sanguinis (1628). Against the historical background of classical Galenic and Renaissance cardio-vascular anatomy and physiology, Henry Dale re-enacts Harvey's physiological experiments demonstrating the circualtion of the blood in animals ...
Keywords: Harvey, William, 1578-1657; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Cardiology -- history; Medical sciences; Human physiology; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Cardiology -- history; Medical
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[movies]William Harvey and the circulation of the blood - Wellcome Library
A completely revised and updated version of the 1957 film of the same title. The two earlier versions of this film (1928 and 1957) were both based on Robert Willis' 1847 translation of Harvey's De Motu Cordis for the Sydenham Society. This version is based directly on Harvey's original text, and corrects a number of minor errors and omissions in the earlier versions, as well as incorporating much new historical research...
Keywords: Harvey, William, 1578-1657; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Cardiology -- history; Human physiology; Blood Circulation -- history; Physiology -- history; Cardiology -- history; Medicine
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